We’ve been in London a couple of weeks now, and I’ve noticed some striking parallels between Britain and the colonies, including but not limited to politics. I’ll explain.
The Convention on Biological Diversity held in Bonn, Germany, and attended by more than 100 nations, aims to get the international community involved in discussions about the implications of decreasing biodiversity.
After we ran an Associated Press story that identified bird deaths as one of the downsides of wind energy, one reader pointed out that wind turbines aren’t as detrimental to birds as many people think.
High gas prices should make regional air travel a viable option, but travelers in this area seem content driving rather than dealing with airline hassles.
America has the technology to let loose of our dependence on oil; now all that’s needed is the will to move forward.
It really does not make sense that Americans who are so concerned about foreign terrorists should be content to leave the country’s borders wide open for individuals to cross at will.
Some important and hopeful things are happening in the follow-up to President Bush’s recent visit to the Middle East.
Missouri's 2008 legislative session is mercifully behind us.
No matter the topic — an earthquake in China or the new Missouri Theatre — photos give a story the human element.
J. Karl Miller thinks recent vandalism points to the need for harsher punishments.
Severe weather conditions have caused people to prepare for the worst. Nolen is avoiding the bad weather by staying inside and catching up on reading.
The slow-down has arrived. Over the past 10 days or so, the Missourian has published the numbers. Taxable sales in Columbia fell by $4 million last year, and they show no sign of turning around so far in 2008.
Missourian editor Tom Warhover encourages citizens to engage in debate about the state of the news media.
The Voter ID law is, in fact, “fear-mongering” by the conservative end of the political spectrum.
An Evangelical Manifesto urges evangelical Christians to focus on a biblical agenda, not partisan politics.
The interrogation techniques used on prisoners of war were authorized by the White House and should be considered war crimes.
The fact that these companies have gotten away for years with raising interest rates and treating their customers like criminals when they fall behind in their payments has given us a fair idea of whose side the government is on.
Gloom and doom economic forecasts overlook the fact that the economy corrects itself - without government interference, too.
Medvedev appointed former president Vladimir Putin as his prime minister, but Medvedev has a different ruling style than Putin did.